Review: Zero’s Escape – Virtue’s Last Reward (Vita, 3DS)

With the upcoming release of Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc for the Vita, I thought it would be a good time to draw attention to a previous title by the same company (Spike Chunsoft) that was released around October 2012. Zero Escape: Virtue’s Last Reward is the second game in the …

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Quirky DS Game Guild 01 is Getting a Sequel

You may remember that a few months ago we talked about a quirky collection of mini-games for the DS called Guild 01. Well, Guild 01 was only just released two weeks ago, and Level-5 has already announced a sequel, appropriately named Guild 02. Guild 02 features three brand new mini-games …

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What the “Big 3” Can do to Make the Next-Gen Better

It’s been a solid 5-6 years of this generation of gaming, but there is already talk of the next generation of consoles to come out in the near future. While no real specifics have been released (except for the obvious Vita and 3DS) there are a few things that each of the “Big 3” should consider.

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Retro Review: Chrono Trigger (SNES)

Born in 1995 for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Chrono Trigger possesses all the elements of a great RPG: a tale that keeps your eyes glued to the screen, memorable characters, and simple, yet highly fun gameplay. Chrono Trigger’s vast popularity justified Square Enix to include it in Final Fantasy Chronicles on the Playstation 1 in 2001, and then shrink it down to Nintendo DS size in late 2008, and is considered by many to be one of the greatest RPGs of all time.

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This Week in Famitsu

The latest issue of Famitsu has a guide for The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, that is also riddled with random tidbits of information and readers’ favorite memories of the game. Famitsu also polled its readers on various items, bosses, dungeons, and how much the readers loved/wanted to break their controller from the difficulty for each of them.

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